12 04, 2013

What’s WIA?

April 12th, 2013|Categories: General, PaperScan, Tips & tricks, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Hi folks, After having presented previously the basic idea about scanner drivers as well as the bottom line on TWAIN, today we will try to shed some light on WIA. Wikipedia definition reads: "Windows Image Acquisition (WIA; sometimes also called Windows Imaging Architecture) is a [...]

5 04, 2013

What’s TWAIN?

April 5th, 2013|Categories: General, Tips & tricks, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Hi folks, Today we are going to try to explain as simple as possible what TWAIN is all about. Some time ago one could operate a scanner by using manufacturer's software only. That happened because, following a general pattern in software history, each producer attempted [...]

16 03, 2012

Deskew/Autodeskew: What’s That?

March 16th, 2012|Categories: General, Tips & tricks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hi folks, This week we thought about offering to our general public some explanations about deskew/autodeskew, mainly to answer two questions: what's that and why is it important to have? Skew is an artifact that might appear during document scanning process and it consists of [...]